Internet Providers in Cypress, TX

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Residential Internet Statistics for Cypress, TX
Internet Providers: 26
Internet Plans: 22
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $50.4

Internet Access in Cypress, Texas

There are two broadband providers in Cypress: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. Their network has speeds up to 100 Mbps and coverage in near one hundred percent of the population. HughesNet sells Satellite. They have availability for practically one hundred percent of Cypress.

XFINITY from Comcast is another common broadband choice for Cypress. They offer Cable service with coverage in 95 percent of the area.

Keep in mind that since FCC availability data is collected biannually and only published six months after that, availability shown here may not be complete. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help fix this issue.

In terms of network types, Cypress has a variety of high speed broadband connection options including fiber and cable/DSL. Wide availability of fiber has a correlation with faster Internet performance and increased bandwidth. Unsurprisingly, Cypress speed test records outperform the Texas average by 32.48 percent over the past 12 months. cable Internet has 98.61 percent availability, and DSL has coverage of 95.34 percent.

To summarize, the majority of Cypress residents have 5 options for residential Internet, which is above-average. Cypress ranks 3rd of 1,326 cities in Texas in terms of broadband options. Areas the FCC would consider "underserved" are low, with only 800 limited to a single broadband option. View the map below to explore data about Cypress.

  • There are 26 internet providers in Cypress with 13 of those offering residential service
  • Cypress is the 3rd most connected city in Texas ahead of Tomball, Katy, Hockley, Pinehurst, and Waller.
  • The fastest zip code in Cypress for April 2021 is 77429. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

800 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cypress, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
En-Touch Systems 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Mercury Wireless 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
En-Touch Systems 940 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 20 Mbps DSL 6m 49s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Cypress, Texas

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 95.1% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Xfinity - Cable - 95.7% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • enTouch Systems - Fiber - 46.7% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 68.9% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • En-Touch Systems - Cable - 46.7% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 7.8% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - Fixed Wireless - 6.0% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Mercury Wireless - Fiber - 4.1% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 2.6% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Consolidated - DSL - 0.9% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Cypress - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Cypress

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Cypress is the 3rd most connected city in Texas ahead of Tomball, Katy, Hockley, Pinehurst, and Waller.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 123,000 people in Harris County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 78% of people living in Cypress have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 99% of Cypress residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 77429 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Cypress.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Harris County, approximately 129,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Cypress Telecommuting and Tech

Cypress has 4,775 active workers who work from home via telecommuting. Of those telecommuting, 61.65 percent earn less than $75,000 per year. Cypress features a high amount of Fiber coverage, so it's to be expected that working from home would be common for locals. Fiber is a desireable network option that easily supports cloud apps and many other intensive work-related use cases. Among the portion of Cypress that census records identify as working from home, 61.65 Within the community of Cypress that work from home, 61.65% earn less than $75,000 per year. If you're setting up home WiFi for telecommuting, be sure to verify any data limits. Many Internet packages in Cypress have data limits, which may impact you negatively if you use a lot of data for work purposes like video conferencing, etc. Business-class connections should be provided for those who need more than a typical residential plan.

Data Caps on Cypress Internet Plans

Many Internet companies have moved to increase the use of data "plans" to their residential Internet plans recently. The trend is certainly true for Cypress, with common ISPs such as Xfinity advertising capped plans. This won't really matter for most customers, but might affect subscribers that share their connection or "power users" who consume a lot of high-def video. If you have concerns about staying within a limit for data use, start by checking for fiber in your area using the search bar above. Fiber is usually a bit pricier, but usually offer unlimited data since fiber-optic line doesn't share cable and DSL's bandwidth limitations.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Cypress

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 95.1%+ 100 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 95.7%+ 1,200 Mbps
En-Touch Systems Fiber 46.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 68.9%+ 940 Mbps
En-Touch Systems Cable 46.7%+ 940 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 7.8%+ 25 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 6.0%+ 50 Mbps
Mercury Wireless Fiber 4.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
ERF Wireless Fixed Wireless 3.6%+ 0.768 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 2.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 0.9%+ 20 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 96.9%+ 987 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 80.5%+ 940 Mbps
One Ring Networks Fixed Wireless 97.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 64.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
PS Lightwave Fiber 25.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 10.6%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Copper 13.3%+ 45 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 13.0%+ 3.0 Mbps
LOGIX Fiber Networks Fiber 12.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Fusion Connect Copper 8.9%+ 20 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 5.8%+ 940 Mbps
ERF Wireless Fixed Wireless 2.9%+ 0.768 Mbps
TPx Communications Copper 1.8%+ 10 Mbps
1stel Fiber 1.7%+ 250 Mbps

Compare Cypress to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Cypress 197 Mbps 15 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +218.4 Mbps ) 14 ( -1 ) $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( -78.1 Mbps ) 18 ( +3 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( -80.8 Mbps ) 15 $0.38 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( -69.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +6 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( -69.4 Mbps ) 8 ( -7 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Cypress

Glad I switched to Comcast

Cons: Wifi seems to drop, cable still above ground for more than two months Pros: Faster internet, fast to respond for on-site support, can exchange equipment the same day at a Comcast Store, price is better than others.